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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.



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American Libraries
by Fannie Merritt Farmer , James B. Herndon , Herndon/Vehling Collection
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1H8EAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
European Libraries
by Wilcox, Estelle Woods, comp
texts
eye 7,650
favorite 15
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, American, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=DBYEAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Cookery, Women, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=SncEAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Cornell University Library
by Oswald, Ella; Oswald, Ella. German cookery for the American home
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eye 7,481
favorite 5
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Topics: Cookery, German, cbk
California Digital Library
by Fox, Minnie C
texts
eye 7,480
favorite 8
comment 1
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Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Still Pond, Md. Methodist Espicopal church. Epworth league. [from old catalog]; Medders, William, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 7,405
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, Cookery, American -- Louisiana style, Cookery -- Louisiana New Orleans
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 7,227
favorite 16
comment 0
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Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
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eye 7,146
favorite 5
comment 2
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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Topics: Agriculture, Cookery, Gardening, cbk
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 7,011
favorite 25
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Western style, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Meier, Lina Wachtelborn
texts
eye 6,933
favorite 22
comment 0
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Topics: Cookery, German, Cookery, American, cbk
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887): The Whole Comprising a Comprehensive Cyclopedia of Information for the Home
Topic: cbk
Topic: Cookery
Boston Public Library
by Sharpe, M. R. L. (Maud Russell Lorraine), 1867-1949
texts
eye 6,828
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: Vegetarian cookery, Vegetarianism, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, Dinners and dining, Menus, cbk
European Libraries
by Andrea, A. Louise, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,772
favorite 5
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Drying apparatus, Cookery, American, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=I983AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by New Orleans. Parker Memorial M. E. church, South. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,719
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Bomberger, Maude A. (Maude Ada), b. 1868; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 6,653
favorite 11
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
California Digital Library
by Home Economic Club of the Four Counties Group
texts
eye 6,547
favorite 8
comment 0
Topic: cbk
The Library of Congress
by [McCullough, Lizzie], [from old catalog] ed; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,536
favorite 3
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
texts
eye 6,510
favorite 8
comment 0
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Congregational Church (La Grange, Ill.). Young Woman's Auxiliary
texts
eye 6,473
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
Cornell University Library
by White, Sallie Elizabeth Joy
texts
eye 6,397
favorite 5
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Weeter, Elizabeth Mildred (Miller), Mrs., [from old catalog] comp
texts
eye 6,393
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
14
Topics: Home economics, Home economics, cbk
Topics: Social sciences -- Dictionaries, cbk
California Digital Library
by Chicago Evening American
texts
eye 6,241
favorite 8
comment 0
Topic: Cookery, American
Topics: Mushrooms, Edible -- North America, Mushrooms, Poisonous -- North America, Cookery (Mushrooms)
The Library of Congress
by YA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,211
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Topics: Recipes, Medicine, Popular, cbk
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
texts
eye 6,128
favorite 1
comment 0
14
Topics: Occupations -- Diseases and hygiene, Occupations, Dangerous, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by College Woman's Cook Book Association (Evanston, Ill.)
texts
eye 6,071
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
Topics: Fungi, Mushrooms, Edible, Cookery (Mushrooms), cbk
In Spec. Coll. copy, blank pages contain many recipes, pencilled in ms. hand
Topics: Cookery -- California, African American cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Kiessling, E. F.
texts
eye 6,004
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
14
Topics: Home economics, Home economics, cbk
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901; Frederick Warne (Firm), publisher; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 5,977
favorite 1
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This book introduces the letters A to Z while following the fortunes of an apple pie. You can also read a copy of 'A Apple Pie' by going to the International Children's Digital Library a joint project of the Internet Archive and University Of Maryland.
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Topics: Nursery rhymes, Alphabet rhymes, Children's poetry, Nursery rhymes, Alphabet, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 5,956
favorite 7
comment 0
Book from Project Gutenberg: Chocolate and Cocoa Recipes and Home Made Candy Recipes Library of Congress Classification: TX
Topic: cbk
Cornell University Library
by Maddocks, Mildred; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 5,948
favorite 3
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Barker, Lady (Mary Anne), 1831-1911
texts
eye 5,947
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: Cookery
Topics: Quantity cookery, Food service, cbk
California Digital Library
by Scott, Charles; Scott, James
texts
eye 5,848
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Bread, cbk
New York Public Library
by Lynch, Reah Jeannette, comp; Missouri. Council on national defense, (1917-1919) St. Louis county unit. Women's committee
texts
eye 5,796
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Hansey, Jennie A. [from old catalog]; Oliver, N. T. joint author
texts
eye 5,761
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Formulas, recipes, etc, Medicine, Popular, cbk
New York Public Library
texts
eye 5,755
favorite 16
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, South African, cbk
California Digital Library
by Briggs, Edgar William; Pacific Coast Publishing Co; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 5,721
favorite 7
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Swezy, Isabelle Clark. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 5,691
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Olive oil, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Milwaukee. Luther chapel. Ladies' aid society. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 5,588
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 5,588
favorite 7
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by McGinnis, Mabel Earl, 1876-
texts
eye 5,494
favorite 10
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Italian, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 5,482
favorite 5
comment 0
Pages 1-32, advertising matter
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
European Libraries
by Lisges, Hermann Josef, 1892- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 5,447
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Vegetable gardening, Greenhouse management. [from old catalog], Agricultural implements. [from old...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=nDsFAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Associated College Women Workers
texts
eye 5,446
favorite 7
comment 0
Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Cook County, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Calumet baking powder company, Chicago. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 5,438
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Topics: Cookery, Cookery, Greek, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Kephart, Horace, 1862- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 5,409
favorite 11
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Camping, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 5,387
favorite 6
comment 0
"A few words by the translator" signed: Rose Rosický
Topics: Cookery, Bohemian, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by First Methodist Episcopal Church (Peoria, Ill.) Young Women's League
texts
eye 5,383
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Los Angeles. Simpson Methodist Episcopal church. Ladies' social circle. [from old catalog]; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]
texts
eye 5,372
favorite 13
comment 0
Advertising matter interspersed
Topics: Cookery, cbk
New York Public Library
by Lyford, Carrie A. (Carrie Alberta)
texts
eye 5,318
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
European Libraries
by Lisges, Hermann Josef, 1892- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 5,308
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Vegetable gardening, Greenhouse management. [from old catalog], Agricultural implements. [from old...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=BD4FAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Prelinger Library
by Van Rensselaer, Martha, comp; Rose, Flora, joint comp; Canon, Helen, joint comp
texts
eye 5,306
favorite 35
comment 3
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Topics: Sewing, Cookery, Food, Home economics, Interior decoration
California Digital Library
texts
eye 5,262
favorite 10
comment 0
Topics: Quantity cookery, Pastry
New York Public Library
texts
eye 5,251
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Telford, Emma Paddock, b. 1851
texts
eye 5,221
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Paper bag cookery
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Johnson, William Henry, 1875-
texts
eye 5,216
favorite 2
comment 0
14
Topics: Cacao, Cocoa, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Beecher, Catharine Esther, 1800-1878; Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896; Beecher, Catharine Esther, 1800-1878. American woman's home; Beecher, Catharine Esther, 1800-1878. Handy cook-book; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 5,205
favorite 7
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Home economics, Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
texts
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Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Monmouth, cbk
Topics: Cookery, French, Cookery, English, Cookery, cbk
Preface signed: Maria Massey Barringer
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk